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N.A. On-Highway Commercial Engine Outlook

Posted by ACT Research LLC. on Oct 17, 2019 3:59:42 PM

_I would recommend ACT Research to anyone that’s looking for in-depth insight into what’s happening in the commercial vehicle markets. The expertise and knowledge that goes into the service they provide, there’s not  (1)ACT's N.A. On-Highway Commercial Engine Outlook is a report full of details and insights, in collaboration with our partners at Rhein Associates, breaking down the various engine aspects (displacement, fuel type, truck class, etc.). This report is meant to aid those in the powertrain space of the commercial vehicle markets, allowing a better understanding of the competitive dynamics and shifting trends of the market through the deep level of detail.

The Engine Outlook is a quarterly report on the historical trends, current activity and forecasts of engine demand in on-highway commercial vehicles. The types of businesses that should be interested in the North America On-Highway Commercial Vehicle Engine Outlook are those business manufacturers in the commercial vehicle engine production supply chain, and any company following the investment value of engine OEMs and their suppliers. Other businesses are using this report to inform them of strategic planning for businesses with under-the-hood products impacted by shifts in engine spec’ing as well as financial modeling. Where ACT’s NA CV Outlook monthly report drills down to forecasts by vehicle type, the Engine OUTLOOK take the top-line MD and HD forecasts from the Outlook report and breaks the market down by engine displacement. In addition to a 5-year forecast by engine displacement and captive versus independent market share, the report spends considerable time tracking the pipeline of new engine developments by OEM for medium duty and heavy duty markets and by fuel-type. With a subscription comes access to various support materials via an online report dashboard at including:

  1. PDF of Current Month Report
  2. Tables including:
    1. Heavy Duty Engine Breakdowns w/ Captive, Non Captive, Tractor, Captive Share %
    2. Medium Duty Engine Breakdowns w/ Truck, Bus, RV, Chassis, Class 5
    3. Medium Duty Engine Fuel Type Breakdowns
    4. GHG2 Standards, Fuel Standards, Vocational Standards
    5. Forecast Tables
  3. Graph pack complete with nearly 100 graphs covering:
    1. Class 8
    2. Classes 5-7
    3. Regulatory Environment

If your business is interested in taking the NA. On-Highway Commercial Vehicle Engine Outlook should consider:

NOTE: Because the Engine report comes with a forecast, a subscription to the N.A. CV OUTLOOK is a requirement for those interested in the Engine Outlook.

To support subscribers to the N.A. Commercial Vehicle OUTLOOK, and the industry as a whole, ACT Research hosts 5 webinars and 2 events per year to share additional information, and answer questions related to the commercial vehicle markets. Only subscribers of the N.A. Commercial Vehicle OUTLOOK are eligible to attend either the events or webinars (ACT does offer one-time guest registrations for both). To listen to previously recorded presentations, please click the options below:

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ACT’s 63rd Outlook Seminar is scheduled for August 11-13, 2020, and will feature truck dealer, emerging technology, and economic panels, as well as discussions on near-term demand of North American commercial vehicle markets and the pending impact of electrification on the market in the near future. Click here for seminar information.

ACT Research hosts a series of one-hour webinars focused on the commercial vehicle industry. The first 45 minutes are devoted to a review of the commercial vehicle (CV) industry with emphasis on the economy, trucking trends, and industry statistics that provide insight on the direction of CV production and sales. Short-term forecasts are presented and explained. The remaining 15 minutes of the teleconference are devoted to questions and discussions with participants. All conferences begin at 11:00 a.m. Eastern. Click Here to register for our next Webinar.

ACT Research is recognized as the leading publisher of commercial vehicle truck, trailer, and bus industry data, market analysis and forecasts for the North America and China markets. ACT’s analytical services are used by all major North American truck and trailer manufacturers and their suppliers, as well as banking and investment companies. ACT Research is a contributor to the Blue Chip Economic Indicators and a member of the Wall Street Journal Economic Forecast Panel. ACT Research executives have received peer recognition, including election to the Board of Directors of the National Association for Business Economics, appointment as Consulting Economist to the National Private Truck Council, and the Lawrence R. Klein Award for Blue Chip Economic Indicators’ Most Accurate Economic Forecast over a four-year period. ACT Research senior staff members have earned accolades including Chicago Federal Reserve Automotive Outlook Symposium Best Overall Forecast, Wall Street Journal Top Economic Outlook, and USA Today Top 10 Economic Forecasters. More information can be found at

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